Swiss Chard and Pecan Pesto Recipe


swiss chard and pecan pesto recipe

Swiss Chard and Pecan Pesto Recipe

½ cup olive oil, divided · 10 leaves Swiss chard, chopped · 4 cloves garlic, chopped · 1 cup basil leaves · 1 cup pecans · ½ teaspoon sea salt · 1 tablespoon lemon ...

This version of pesto uses pecans in place of pine nuts and Swiss chard in addition to basil.
swiss chard and pecan pesto review by hazelnut

Swiss Chard and Pecan Pesto - Review by HAZELNUT - ...

Oct 7, 2015 ... Following the recipe exactly, I found Swiss chard stem fibres in my pesto (which I thought detracted from the finished product esthetically).

I love this pesto! I have so much Swiss chard in my garden that I've made 6 batches so far - it's the best use of all this delicious chard that I can think of. Following the recipe exactly, I found Swiss chard stem fibres in my pesto (which I thought detracted from the finished product esthetically). I'd recommend three small changes to the recipe. First, cook the Swiss chard stems & garlic first, until softened... then add the leaves and cook until wilted. Second, the recipe needs a bit more salt, about 1.5 tsp was just about right. It makes a big difference after it's mixed into the pasta. Finally, I recommend changing the blending order. Begin by blending the 1/2 cup olive oil with the cooked Swiss Chard/garlic mixture. Blend until smooth. THEN add the remaining ingredients to the blender. Blend at a medium speed so that the pesto maintains a slightly course texture. Immediately after blending, before the pesto discolors, I spoon the pesto into two ice cube trays and freeze. It thaws beautiful
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Pecans stand in for the traditional pine nuts in this variation of pesto. ... I prefer the taste of pecans over the pine nuts usually called for in pesto recipes. I developed this recipe over a summer ... Swiss Chard and Pecan Pesto. Rating: 4.84 stars.

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Swiss Chard and Pecan Pesto. Reviews: Swiss Chard ... 698. 0. 0. June 23, 2020 . Very good, added almonds with the pecans as I didn't have enough pecans ...

Very good, added almonds with the pecans as I didn’t have enough pecans
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Swiss Chard and Pecan Pesto - Review by mrs. kosmos - ...

May 17, 2013 ... Hubby and I both enjoy the flavor of chard, but don't like the texture of cooked greens. I've made quite a few delicious chard recipes, but all had ...

This is the perfect recipe for my family. Hubby and I both enjoy the flavor of chard, but don't like the texture of cooked greens. I've made quite a few delicious chard recipes, but all had that "slimy" texture, so neither of us were excited about eating any of them despite the good taste. This recipe eliminates the texture problem. I love basil pesto; hubby thinks it is only so-so. He likes this chard-basil pesto better than regular. This is my new go-to recipe every time I get chard in the CSA box.
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This is a variation of the classic pesto made with cilantro and pecans rather than basil and pine nuts. ... Swiss Chard and Pecan Pesto. Rating: 4.84 stars. 21.

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